Debate over whether Australia should become a Republic has led to discussion
of revisions to the Constitution. One element of this is a proposed Preamble.
The Prime Minister released
his preferred draft preamble on 23rd March 1999.
Now, some people (quite a lot, actually) disagree with the PM's version, and
some of them aren't taking it quite as seriously as he'd like: as a result some
less than reverent alternative versions have been penned.
and, just for good measure,
* these, and others, were published on The Australian web pages,
Links to other (serious and not so serious) Preamble
24 March 1999
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